Focusing on how runners at various levels can improve their health and performance, this title offers helpful scientific discoveries about various aspects of the sport - from how best to nourish the runner's body to safe and legal ways to increase oxygen delivery to the muscles.
The greatest athletics performances take place in the mind, not the body. HOW BAD DO YOU WANT IT? explores some of the greatest moments in endurance sport to reveal habits and tactics we can use to cultivate your own mental strength.
Part of the "Runner's World" series, this comprehensive guide offers nutrition advice based on modern science. It distills the modern thinking in the science of exercise nutrition into practical tips that help runners stay healthy, recover faster, enjoy better workouts, and race successfully.
Based on the author's own running and coaching experience, and his interviews with dozens of other top runners and coaches, this book is a tool for runners, who hope to perform at the very best of their ability. It provides practical ways for the average runner to adapt methods and tools, used by top runners, to their own running programme.